Translation of "split" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /splɪt/ (present participle splitting, past tense and past participle split)

to share something by dividing it into smaller parts

dividir(-se), separar(-se), repartir
The cost of the wedding will be split between the two families.

If something splits or if you split it, it tears so that there is a long, thin hole in it.

partir, abrir ao meio
My trousers split when I sat down.
split your sides

to laugh a lot at something

rachar o bico
We nearly split our sides laughing/with laughter watching Paul trying to get the dog into the bicycle basket.

(Translation of “split verb” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)